On a Taj Mahal tour, some would call it a white marble monument, others an epitome of true love. But what stands on the south bank of Yamuna River is a mix of all these little aspects. Built-in 1632 by the great Mughal emperor, Shah Jahan, the mausoleum was carved to house the tomb of Mumtaz Mahal. Simply a way for the emperor to showcase his love for his favorite wife.
While there can be a lot of things to know on a Taj Mahal trip, like the fine architecture, the myths related to the artisans, and more. Tourism of India brings together all the details that interest you, and make the perfect Taj Mahal holiday package for you.
Counted among the 7 Wonders of the World, Taj Mahal is visited by a number of art connoisseurs. The intricate use of Mughal architecture by the artisans, the tilted minarets to protect the structure from calamities. Are some facts that your Taj Mahal tour guide would tell you while you gaze and photograph the beguiling monument.
On your Taj Mahal holiday, you also get to enjoy cruising on the Yamuna River, watch the Light and Sound show at Agra Fort which are the best things to do here. The UNESCO World Heritage Site looks even mesmerizing when viewed from Mehtab Bagh, Agra Fort, or on a full moon night.